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01-08-2010, 08:10 PM
Hi all

my son has the following netbook:
ASUS Eee PC 1001P-M Black 10.1 inch Atom N450 1GB 160GB Windows 7 Starter.
Is it possible to upgrade memory to 2gb and the install a W7 home premium?


01-08-2010, 09:44 PM
Yes :)

IIRD they take DDR2 RAM.

01-08-2010, 10:44 PM
and then install W7 home premium?
Possibly a cheaper option?

01-08-2010, 10:51 PM
Any reason why you would want to remove the existing W7 Starter edition and replace it with W7 Home Premium?

http://pricespy.co.nz/category.php?k=736 --> OS

01-08-2010, 11:52 PM
Yup, just upgraded the RAM in my EeePC from 1GB to 2GB DDR2.
There is only one RAM slot so can't just add another 1GB module, you will need a 2GB one.
I was running Win7 Pro on it fine before the extra RAM too.

02-08-2010, 10:08 AM
Good morning
thanks to you all for the effort.:thanks
I'll put your suggestions/replies to my teenager. He may not want to spend that much, though it all depends on the day.